On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1915

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Watts, British-American philosopher (Book on the Taboo), born in Chislehurst, United Kingdom (d. 1973)
  • Don Edwards, American politician and civil rights champion (Rep-D-CA, 1963-94), born in San Jose, California (d. 2015)
  • John C. Lilly, U.S. psychoanalyst & writer, born in Saint Paul, Minnesota (d. 2001)

Famous Deaths

  • Reginald Wood, cricketer (one Test England v Australia 1886), dies
1915 Highlights

About January 6, 1915

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn